Asante Kotoko considering moving home venue to Cape Coast following Baba Yara closure

Ghana Premier league outift Asante Kotoko are understood to be considering moving their home games to the Cape Coast stadium following the closure of the Baba Yara Sports stadium. Kotoko are on the lookout for a make-do home venue after the sports ministry decided to close down their home venue temporarily with immediate effect. In a statement released on Monday February 17, the National Sports Authority indicated that the decision to close down the Baba Yard stadium is to allow for both the NSA and the MOYS have ample and…

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Kotoko and King Faisal in trouble as government closes down Baba Yara Sports Stadium

Ghana Premier league sides Asante Kotoko and King Faisal have been left sweating following the imminent closure of the Baba Yara Sports stadium. The two teams use the facility for the premier league home matches but the latest development means they will need to find an alternative after the sports ministry decided to close down the facility temporarily with immediate effect. In a statement released on Monday February 17, the National Sports Authority indicated that the decision to close down the venue is to allow for both the NSA and…

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‘Tactical’ Sabuto joins Fabulous Family

Ghanaian Coach Prince Acheampong has joined Women’s Premier League team, Fabulous Ladies FC. Popularly known in the football circles and in the media as ‘Tactical Sabuto’, Coach Acheampong joins the Kumasi based outfit as their technical director. Fabulous Ladies FC in a statement confirmed the appointment indicating that his coming on board is to help strengthen the technical team of the club. They further stated that this move is geared towards making the club competitive as they bid to reclaim their position in Ghana football of being the best or…

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Our fans deserve better -Maxwell Konadu broods over Ashantigold draw

Head Coach of Asante Kotoko, Maxwell Konadu says the fans of the club deserve better after two consecutive home draws. Asante Kotoko were held to a goalless draw at the Baba Yara Stadium in what  was another uninspired performance from the lads. Maxwell Konadu lamented the injury situation in camp that has robbed him off some key players. “When you have some of the best (players) of your squad taken out through injuries and minor illness, even though we have registered 30 players but we all know who our best…

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Liberty Professionals head coach David Ocloo targets top 5 finish

Head Coach of Liberty Professionals David Ocloo has targeted a top 5 finish after his side’s 5-2 victory over Aduana Stars. The Scientific Soccer Lads came back twice in the game to beat Aduana Stars on match day 10 of the Ghana Premier League. Speaking to the media after the game, Ocloo expressed his happiness after the resounding victory over the defending Champions; he also vowed his charges will finish among the top five. “I’m very happy for the victory, we have been creating a lot of chances in recent…

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Mubarak Alhassan Dedicates Goal to late ‘godfather’ Muntari Toronto

Liberty Professionals midfielder  Mubarak Alhassan has dedicated his two goals to the memory of stricken God father Muntari ‘Toronto’ after they dismantled Aduana Stars 5-2 in the Ghana Premier League. “Toronto” who was acting as a manager for upcoming footballers in the Zongo community died three years ago after a short illness. Before his demise, he had tipped Mubarak Alhassan for greatness. Thursday 19th of February will be exactly three years since the passing of “Toronto”, and Mubarak Alhassan chose the best way to remember him. Moments after his goal,…

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Official: King Faisal petitions GFA about conduct of Eleven Wonders during week 10 clash

Kumasi King Faisal have petitioned the Ghana Football Association about the exhibition of unsporting behaviour by Eleven Wonders during their Ghana Premier League week 10 clash on Friday. In a letter signed by the Sporting director of the club, Nana Yaw Amankwah, the club was subjected to series of bad treatment by officials and supporters of Techiman Eleven Wonders before, during and after the game. The club also pointed the CEO of Eleven Wonders, Albert Commey as the person who led supporters to manhandle their photographer and forced him out…

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Fuming Asokwa Deportivo president calls for pruning of list of division one referees

Asokwa Deportivo FC president Aminu Abdulai “Camara” has called on the Ghana Football Association to reduce the number of referees officiating in the ongoing national division one league. According to the experienced football administrator, the list of referees is loaded with avaerage referees who have been “misbehaving” on matchdays. He made this call in the wake of his side’s home defeat to Skyy FC on Saturday. “It’s sad how the officials are behaving. It’s very bad, we can’t change the game with this attitude. “The referees are about 98-100 in…

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Yahaya Mohammed is not appreciated, Aduana Coach Tandoh laments

Aduana Stars head coach Paul Tandoh has lamented that club captain and lead striker Yahaya Mohammed in underappreciated despite his exploits in Ghana’s top flights. The former Kotoko striker has banged in 10 goals in 10 games so far this season and is joint top scorer in the premier league. Despite his fine form, many have unlooked his qualities and believe he won’t sustain such a performance considering his age. Paul Tandoh who has closely worked with the player in the last 2-3 years believes the trend where experienced players…

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VIDEO: Liberty Coach David Ocloo elated with big win over Aduana; targets Bechem United next

Liberty Professionals Head Coach David Ocloo is an excited man. Ocloo tactically masterminded his side’s first home win of the season in a huge 5-2 result over defending Ghana Premier League champions Aduana Stars. The Match Week 10 encounter took place at the Carl Reindoff Park, Dansoman and had Aduana Stars causing an early stir. Yahaya Mohammed twice fired the Ogya Lads ahead with Elvis Kyei Baffour and Alhassan Mubarak equalizing on each occasion in the first half. Back from recess, a tactical change made by David Ocloo prior to…

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